University Senate action Nov. 23
On Monday, Nov. 23, University Senate heard reports from Yvette Harris of the Executive Committee and members of the Regional Campuses Implementation Committee.
Lane closures scheduled on U.S. 27/Patterson Avenue
Bridge work will require reducing U.S. 27/Patterson Avenue to one lane near the Chestnut Street intersection from 7 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2.
Vote Friday for alumna's class to win a Fab Lab
Brookville Intermediate School in Brookville, Ohio, is one of 20 schools nationwide in the semifinals to win a $100,000 grant for a new STEM lab. Teacher and alumna Katie Henry (Miami '10. M.Ed. '15) leads the effort with assistance from Jerry Gannod, Miami professor of computer science and software engineering.
Louise Morman named A. Barry Rand Fellow
Louise Morman, executive director of the Lockheed Martin Leadership Institute in Miami University's College of Engineering and Computing, has been named to the inaugural class of the A. Barry Rand (ABR) Fellows Program.
In memoriam: Joseph W. Phillips
Joseph W. Phillips, 72, former director of the Gardner-Harvey Library at Miami University Middletown, died Sunday, Nov. 8, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, where he resided. Phillips retired from Miami in 2005.
Nohelia Rojas-Miesse receives first John. E. Dolibois Faculty Award
Global Initiatives has awarded the first John E. Dolibois Faculty Award for Innovation in Global Programming to Nohelia Rojas-Miesse, senior lecturer in Spanish and Portuguese.
Great American Smokeout Nov. 19: "Cold Turkey" sandwiches offered
Encouragement to quit using tobacco comes in the way of "cold turkey" sandwiches and free gifts at the Phi Delt Gates of Slant Walk 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19. The American Cancer Society sets the third Thursday of November for the annual Great American Smokeout.
Miami graduate student receives Academic All-American Award
Chelsea Obrebski, a graduate student at Miami University, has been selected as a 2015 Collegiate Archery Program Academic All-American Award recipient.
Miami University Jazz Ensemble Nov. 18
The Miami University Jazz Ensemble, conducted by Jeremy Long, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in Hall Auditorium.